Henrique da Silva (fighter)

Luis Henrique da Silva (born September 1, 1989) is a Brazilian mixed martial artist currently competing in the Light Heavyweight division. A professional since 2013, he has fought in the UFC.

Henrique da Silva
BornLuis Henrique da Silva
(1989-09-01) September 1, 1989 (age 31)
Limoeiro, Pernambuco, Brazil
Other namesFrankenstein
NationalityBrazilian
Height6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)[1]
Weight205 lb (93 kg; 14.6 st)
DivisionHeavyweight
Light Heavyweight
Reach76 in (190 cm)[1]
StanceOrthodox
Fighting out ofBenevides, Pará, Brazil
TeamElite Combat
RankBlack belt in Muay Thai[1]
Purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu[1]
Years active2013–present
Mixed martial arts record
Total22
Wins15
By knockout13
By submission1
By decision1
Losses7
By knockout3
By submission1
By decision3
Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog

BackgroundEdit

Da Silva began training in various forms of martial arts as a youngster. He then starting training in Muay Thai, and jiu-jitsu as a teenager before transitioning to mixed martial arts in 2011.

Mixed martial arts careerEdit

Da Silva made his professional mixed martial arts debut in December 2013. He compiled an undefeated record of 10–0, competing primarily for various regional promotions in North Brazil before signing with the UFC in 2016.[2]

Ultimate Fighting ChampionshipEdit

Da Silva made his promotional debut against Jonathan Wilson on June 4, 2016 at UFC 199.[3] He won the fight TKO in the second round.[4]

Da Silva next faced Joachim Christensen on October 1, 2016 at UFC Fight Night 96.[5] He won the fight by submission in the second round.[6]

Da Silva faced Paul Craig on December 17, 2016 at UFC on Fox 22.[7] He lost the fight via submission in the second round.[8]

Da Silva faced promotional newcomer Jordan Johnson on January 28, 2017 at UFC on Fox 23.[9] He lost the fight via unanimous decision.[10]

Da Silva faced Ion Cuțelaba on June 11, 2017 at UFC Fight Night 110.[11] He lost the fight via knockout in the first round.[12]

Da Silva faced promotional newcomer Gökhan Saki on September 23, 2017 at UFC Fight Night 117.[13] He lost the fight via knockout in the first round.

Da Silva was released from the UFC on Nov. 15, 2017.[14]

Mixed martial arts recordEdit

Professional record breakdown
22 matches 15 wins 7 losses
By knockout 13 3
By submission 1 1
By decision 1 3
Res. Record Opponent Method Event Date Round Time Location Notes
Loss 15–7 Karlos Vemola Decision (unanimous) Oktagon 13 July 27, 2019 3 5:00 Prague, Czech Republic
Win 15–6 Jan Gottvald KO (punch) Oktagon 12 June 8, 2019 1 4:52 Bratislava, Slovakia
Loss 14–6 Kleber Silva KO (punch) Super Fight Brazil 1 November 10, 2018 1 2:41 Teresina, Piauí, Brazil
Loss 14–5 Johnny Walker Decision (unanimous) Dana White's Contender Series Brazil 2 August 11, 2018 3 5:00 Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win 14–4 Edvaldo de Oliveira Decision (unanimous) Arena Fight 8: In Memory of Meire Cabral May 12, 2018 3 5:00 Redenção, Brazil
Win 13–4 José Otávio dos Santos Lacerda TKO (retirement) Mr. Cage 34 March 10, 2018 2 5:00 Manaus, Brazil
Loss 12–4 Gökhan Saki KO (punch) UFC Fight Night: Saint Preux vs. Okami September 23, 2017 1 4:45 Saitama, Japan
Loss 12–3 Ion Cuțelaba KO (punches) UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Hunt June 11, 2017 1 0:22 Auckland, New Zealand
Loss 12–2 Jordan Johnson Decision (unanimous) UFC on Fox: Shevchenko vs. Peña January 28, 2017 3 5:00 Denver, Colorado, United States
Loss 12–1 Paul Craig Submission (armbar) UFC on Fox: VanZant vs. Waterson December 17, 2016 2 1:59 Sacramento, California, United States
Win 12–0 Joachim Christensen Submission (armbar) UFC Fight Night: Lineker vs. Dodson October 1, 2016 2 4:43 Portland, Oregon, United States Performance of the Night.
Win 11–0 Jonathan Wilson TKO (punches) UFC 199 June 4, 2016 2 4:11 Los Angeles, California, United States
Win 10–0 Ildemar Alcântara TKO (punches) KJC 2 January 14, 2016 2 4:55 Belém, Brazil
Win 9–0 Mayke Douglas Silva Mosque TKO (punches) SPF 40 December 6, 2015 1 0:31 Castanhal, Brazil
Win 8–0 Mauricio Santos KO (head kick) Brutality MMA Fight Championship June 15, 2013 1 1:29 Benevides, Brazil
Win 7–0 Rodrigo Icoaraci TKO (doctor stoppage) TMMA October 9, 2015 2 2:34 Benevides, Brazil
Win 6–0 Messias Pai de Santo KO (punches) Team Nogueira Ananindeua March 26, 2015 2 2:15 Ananindeua, Brazil
Win 5–0 Rafael Silva TKO (punches) Rec Combat 2 November 29, 2014 1 0:32 Belém, Brazil
Win 4–0 Rogério Silva TKO (punches) Coalizão Fight 4 November 13, 2014 1 1:49 Benevides, Brazil Light Heavyweight debut.
Win 3–0 Fábio Augusto de Assis Vasconcelos TKO (punches) Coalizão Fight 3 September 4, 2014 1 3:35 Belém, Brazil
Win 2–0 Alberto Ramos Pinheiro KO (punches) BFC May 23, 2014 1 2:40 Benevides, Brazil
Win 1–0 Jonathan Vale TKO (punches) Gringo Super Fight 8 December 15, 2013 1 4:28 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "Henrique da Silva – Official UFC Fighter Profile". UFC.com. Retrieved May 31, 2017.
  2. ^ Zane Simon (March 22, 2016). "Welcome to the UFC, Frank Waisten". bloodyelbow.com. Retrieved March 22, 2016.
  3. ^ Tristen Critchfield (March 25, 2016). "Light Heavyweights Jonathan Wilson, Luiz Henrique da Silva to Clash at UFC 199". sherdog.com. Retrieved March 25, 2016.
  4. ^ Steven Marrocco (June 4, 2016). "UFC 199 results: Luis Henrique da Silva gets TKO win in UFC debut, stops Jonathan Wilson". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved June 4, 2016.
  5. ^ Staff (August 1, 2016). "Luis Henrique da Silva meets Joachim Christensen at UFC Fight Night 96 in Portland". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved August 1, 2016.
  6. ^ Matt Erickson (October 1, 2016). "UFC Fight Night 96 results: So much for the KO streak – Luis Henrique da Silva taps out Joachim Christensen". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved October 1, 2016.
  7. ^ Staff (October 20, 2016). "Paul Craig makes octagon debut vs. Luis Henrique da Silva at UFC on FOX 22". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved October 20, 2016.
  8. ^ Dave Doyle (December 17, 2016). "UFC on FOX 22 results: Paul Craig submits Luis Henrique da Silva". mmafighting.com. Retrieved December 17, 2016.
  9. ^ Guilherme Cruz (January 10, 2017). "Luis Henrique da Silva faces RFA champion Jordan Johnson at UFC on FOX 23". mmafighting.com. Retrieved January 10, 2017.
  10. ^ Ben Fowlkes (January 28, 2017). "UFC on FOX 23 results: Newcomer Jordan Johnson wrestles way to sweep of Luis Henrique da Silva". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved January 28, 2017.
  11. ^ Staff (May 31, 2017). "2 new bouts complete next week's UFC Fight Night 110 lineup in New Zealand". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved May 31, 2017.
  12. ^ Ben Fowlkes (June 10, 2017). "UFC Fight Night 110 results: Ion Cutelaba destroys Henrique da Silva in 22 seconds". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved June 10, 2017.
  13. ^ Guilherme Cruz (July 14, 2017). "Gokhan Saki set to make UFC debut against Henrique da Silva in Japan". mmafighting.com. Retrieved July 14, 2017.
  14. ^ "Takanori Gomi, four others released by the UFC". MMA Fighting. Retrieved 2017-11-15.

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